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I am in Champions Trophy squad because of IPL, says Shikhar Dhawan

BCCI had missed the April. 25 deadline following issues with the International Cricket Council (ICC) over revenue sharing. Dhawan, who was the highest run-scorer in the 2013 Champions Trophy in England with 363 runs from five matches at 90.75 and was also named the player of the tournament, further said the team will try to bring the cup back.


Goldschmidt homers twice, Diamondbacks beat Rockies 6-3

Goldschmidt homers twice, Diamondbacks beat Rockies 6-3

The homers were the 10th for Reynolds and eighth for Arenado this season. He checked all three boxes. He wasn't involved in the decision in his last start Tuesday at Washington when he allowed three runs, five hits and five walks in 4 2/3 innings with six strikeouts while throwing 117 pitches.


D'Antoni: Harden may rest more in '17-18

D'Antoni: Harden may rest more in '17-18

LaMarcus Aldridge had 34 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Spurs , who will need more of the same from him against the Warriors , who have yet to lose a game in this season's play-offs. A year later, the Clippers beat the Spurs in the first round. Multiple witnesses say Harden went to Dreams strip club later on in the night - and why not? "The challenges they present, in some ways, are similar to Houston as far as the ability to shoot the ball from the 3-point line, but they have ...


Cotton, A's stop slide with 8-5 win over Twins

Cotton, A's stop slide with 8-5 win over Twins

The rookie right-hander gave up just three hits and three walks. Target Field has the droids you're looking for Twins pitcher Gibson optioned to Triple-A after loss to Athletics Minnesota added four more blasts in its next two games to total 10 homers, the franchises most home runs in a three-game series since July 2001 against the Milwaukee Brewers.


Jose Mourinho: Sergio Romero will start Europa League final - Eurosport.com AU

Jose Mourinho: Sergio Romero will start Europa League final - Eurosport.com AU

I don't think the board feels like that because we work very hard. He has introduced teenage talent and worked hard to ideal an approach dubbed "Totalfootball 2.0", with players switching constantly between attack and defence. [That means] if we win the trophy, David wins the trophy too. I never saw, in all my career, two goalkeepers who are such friends because it's a position where you always have a little bit of rivalry, especially if they are both at the same kind of level.


Santana, Lindor homer in 9th to beat Royals 3-1

Santana, Lindor homer in 9th to beat Royals 3-1

The Royals are playing in throw-back Kansas City Monarchs uniforms, Indians are playing in Cleveland Buckeyes uniforms as a tribute to the Negro Leagues. He then got Hosmer on a fly ball and struck out Perez before walking Jorge Soler. If the infield is back, a groundball up the middle will do the trick, but the hitter needs to lay off pitches he might send down the third-base line; hit the ball to the third baseman and the runner can't score.